The State of New Jersey is now accepting firearms applications for Firearms Purchaser Identification Cards and Pistol Purchase Permits electronically. The following website will allow an applicant to apply for Initial and Duplicate Firearms Purchaser Identification Cards and Permits to Purchase a Handgun:
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO UPLOAD/ DOWNLOAD A PICTURE OF YOURSELF WHEN APPLYING
**Please note there is no need to come to Police Department. ALL PERMITS AND FIREARMS IDs ARE ISSUED ELECTRONICALLY, the Police Department DOES NOT issue paper documents anymore.**
Tinton Falls PD ORI # is NJ0133600
*NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE PROCESSED WITHOUT PAYMENTS TO THE ISSUING POLICE DEPT (TINTON FALLS) FIRST*
PLEASE DROP OFF YOUR PAYMENT AT YOUR CONVENIENCE AT THE POLICE DEPT.
We have a (BLACK) box INSIDE vestibule by the Police Dept. that says “Firearms Payments” Please write just your name on the envelope.
***CASH or CREDIT***
Any questions please feel free to contact the Records Dept. at 732-542-3400 Ext. 277
**APPLYING FOR PERMIT TO CARRY A HANDGUN**
PLEASE READ INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY TOP TO BOTTOM
INCOMPLETE OR INCORRECT APPLICATIONS WILL BE RETURNED
The following instructions are the same for the Initial and Renewal Application
1. COMPLETED APPLICATION SHALL ONLY BE TURNED IN BY THE APPLICANT
2. APPLICANT MUST HAVE ALL DOCUMENTS COMPLETED BEFORE COMING TO THE POLICE DEPARTMENT
*********PLEASE CALL THE TINTON FALLS POLICE DEPT. TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT PRIOR TO TURNING
IN COMPLETED APPLICATION.**********
DO NOT JUST SHOW UP
3. PLEASE PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION:
a. Valid Driver’s License and Birth Certificate OR Valid Driver’s License and Naturalization Paperwork/Green Card
b. Three (3) State of New Jersey Applications for Permit to Carry a Handgun, form SP642.
Must be (double sided) and notarized.
c. Four (4) color passport size photographs.
d. Consent for Mental Health Search, form SP66
e. Written proof of ownership and qualification with the handgun (s) you intend on carrying.
f. Proof or ownership can be a purchase receipt or purchase permit, or a notarized letter of ownership
listing make, model and serial number of handgun (s)
g. Written qualification must be within six (6) months of application and must include Instructors
Name and Certification Number, make, caliber and serial number of handgun (s) you intend to carry.
h. Need to bring receipt from IDENTOGO to show that you were fingerprinted.
i. $15 Cash or credit payment mailing processing fee to your Police Dept.
MONEY ORDER in the amount of $50.00 payable to: "Treasurer, State of New Jersey"
THE MUNICIPAL CODE for Tinton Falls is: 1336
** If any of the preceding is not completed or incorrect the application will be returned, and you will have to re-apply**
The required written firearms qualification in accordance with N.J.A.C.13:54-2.4 (B) Can be obtained at most firearms range throughout the state.
A list is also available on our website, WWW.NJSP.ORG >Firearms information>New Jersey shooting ranges for RPO qualifications.
** All applicants (initial and renewal) for permit to carry a handgun must be fingerprinted. You can visit WWW.IDENTOGO.COM to schedule a fingerprint appointment. The service code for that is 2F164B.
Contributors # can be anything like PTC (permit to carry) and your last name ex. PTCRodriguez
** A NEW JERSEY PERMIT TO CARRY IS ONLY VALID FOR TWO (2) YEARS FROM TIME OF